About the bill
H.R. 6378 strengthens and improves national public health preparedness and response activities and accelerates medical countermeasure research and development. In addition to providing important resources to hospitals, and state and local health departments, the legislation focuses on the needs of special populations including children, individuals with disabilities and seniors before and during a disaster or other all-hazards event. The bill codifies the Public Health Emergency Medical Countermeasure Enterprise, reauthorizes key programs necessary to respond to public health emergencies including the BioShield Special Reserve Fund, the Biomedical Advanced Research and ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2018
Length: 166 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 25, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
Passed House (Senate next) — Dec 20, 2018
What legislators are saying
“Brooks urges Senate to pass pandemic, all-hazards reauthorization bill”
— Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN5] (Sponsor) on Dec 3, 2018
“Hudson's Bipartisan Bill to Boost Trauma Care with Military Partnership Passes House”
— Rep. Richard Hudson [R-NC8] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 26, 2018
Jul 16, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 18, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 25, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 6378 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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